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This could be a spring of serious activism despite distant election madness. Find eventshere.
My War Is A Lie: Second Edition book tour now includes Washington, Baltimore, Boone, Bellingham, Seattle, Portland, Oneonta, San Francisco (with Dan Ellsberg), Marin (with Norman Solomon), Oakland and Berkeley and Fresno (with Cindy Sheehan), and St. Paul.
Don’t forget to buy the book on April 5!For this edition of the book, the original 2010 version has been updated and expanded with material on lessons from America’s most recent wars, more pointers on what can be done to end warmaking, and an epilogue that analyzes new trends in war lying and in resistance to it. No one to whom you give this book can claim they haven’t been warned!
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New Articles from DavidSwanson.org:
How the Supreme Court Could Legalize Direct Bribery: An Innocent Behind Bars, A Guilty Man Free
Bernie v. Media
If a Social Movement Falls Outside of the Media, Are Any Lives Improved?
Patrick Henry’s Liberty and Obama’s Climate Action
Hillary, Hypocrisy, and Healthcare
The Actual State of the Union, or FDR’s Four Freedoms Become Obama’s Four Questions
A Homeland Is a Country That Allows Domestic Use of Military
Guess Where Huge Funds for Fighting Climate Change Are Being Wasted
Berning Down Wall Street
Cities of the World, Unite Against Nations’ Wars
Iniquity, the 0.000006%, and Who Pays $300k to Hear Hillary
Should Criminalizing War Start by Pretending It’s Legal?
You Should Watch Making of a Murderer
Bern the Feel
A Quiz to See if U.S. Schools Taught You State Propaganda
New Audio from TalkNationRadio.org:
Radio: David Swanson and Dave Lindorff on Bernie
2-Minute Promo: Colin Beavan
Talk Nation Radio: Colin Beavan on How to Be Alive
2-Minute Promo: Cynthia McKinney
Talk Nation Radio: Cynthia McKinney’s Real State of the Union
Talk Nation Radio: Cian Westmoreland, former U.S. Air Force technician in Afghanistan, speaks against war
Talk Nation Radio: William Arkin on the Most Militarized Universities in the United States
Talk Nation Radio: Chris Williams on How Paris Set the Earth on a Course to Burn
A Virginia State Senator Speaks Truth About Middle East and U.S. Wars
The Heat: Wealth Inequality Explodes in the United States
How Did Hillary Win Over Michael Moore?
Shaker Aamer: Gitmo built with sole purpose of breaking people
US will eventually bomb Iran as it bombed others – foreign policy expert
Okinawa: They Came With Bayonets and Bulldozers
Mandy Patinkin Wants Us To Exercise Our Humanity
New from WarIsACrime.org:
A candidate of by and for the 0.01%: Former NYC Mayor Mike Bloomberg, Fearing a Trump/Sanders Race, Eyes Running for President
Lunacy trumps logic: Brash Trump Bashed for Bigotry in UK’s Parliament
Focus: Islamic State in Libya – Jan 23, 2016
SkoolLive – School Jive – A new, interactive digital invasion of our high schools by corporations and the military
Clinton now red-baiting Sanders: Desperation in Hillary Camp as Bernie Gains in Iowa and New Hampshire
Cindy Sheehan Speaks Truth to Empire
URGENT – MARY ANNE GRADY FLORES EDITION – DRONE ORGANIZERS BULLETIN – JANUARY 2016
Tomgram: Nick Turse, How to Succeed at Failing, Pentagon-Style
Water isn’t the only source of lead contamination in Flint
Parallel Standards Offer Way Out Of Violence
Being Where I Really Need to Be
“Modernizing” the Opportunities for Nuclear War
The Scale of the Slaughter: Passive Reporting vs Scientific Mortality Studies
Tomgram: David Vine, Enduring Bases, Enduring War in the Middle East
Unending U.S. War is Driving North Korea’s Nuclear Program
Grandma Drone Protester Remanded to Jail for 6 Months
Report from Jeju Island and Okinawa
Found Guilty for Trying to Uphold the Law and Morality at Drone Base
Putting All the Money into Carefully Observing People Starve
Dying and well-behaved and you might get medicine: Pennsylvania’s Barbaric Protocol for Non-Treatment of Prisoners with Hep-C
American Casualties of the U.S. Nuclear Weapons Program
Free Bowe Bergdahl!
A Call for Proof on Syria-Sarin Attack
New from WorldBeyondWar.org:
March to mark anniversary of Desert Storm and protest against 25 years of endless war.
An Online Course in Getting to a World Beyond War
Eine Welt jenseits von Krieg
Il Mondo Oltre La Guerra
World Beyond War in Sweden
World Beyond War in Canada
World Beyond War in the United States
In the UK? Join the Movement for the Abolition of War.
Find great organizations near you.
New from RootsAction.org:
Tell Hillary Clinton to Stop Lying About Single-Payer
Remove Debbie Wasserman Schultz as DNC Chair
Tell the President to Pardon C.I.A. Whistleblower Jeffrey Sterling
We demand a federal investigation of the killing of Tamir Rice
Urge Congress to pass the Nuclear Weapons Abolition and Economic and Energy Conversion Act
Stop Rewarding Trump
Rahm Emanuel Should Resign Now
Make Transcript and Video of Hillary’s Speeches to Goldman Sachs Public
War Is A Lie: Second Edition, published by Just World Books on April 5, 2016. Please buy it online that day. I’ll come anywhere in the world to speak about it. Invite me!
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